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American Libraries

The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.

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1922
3,787
1921
4,247
1920
3,383
1919
3,238
1918
3,463
1917
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Topics & Subjects
2,268
genealogy
1,494
World War, 1914-1918
1,365
Bible
897
Conduct of life
737
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
662
English poetry
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shakespeare, william, 1564-1616
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harte, bret, 1836-1902
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balzac, honoré de, 1799-1850
263
dickens, charles, 1812-1870
251
irving, washington, 1783-1859
243
cooper, james fenimore, 1789-1851
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English
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French
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Spanish
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Italian
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Apr 20, 2019
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Publisher's chromolithographed pictorial wrappers
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Topics: Brothers and sisters, Orphans, Conduct of life, Education
California Digital Library
Apr 17, 2019 University of Cambridge; Venn, J. A. (John Archibald), b. 1883; Venn, John, 1834-1923
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Topic: University of Cambridge
California Digital Library
Apr 14, 2019 Page, James, designer
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Topics: Decoration and ornament -- Plant forms, Architecture -- Details
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Apr 9, 2019 Hogarth, D. G. (David George), 1862-1927
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Topic: Middle East -- Description and travel
California Digital Library
Mar 26, 2019 Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919; Denslow, W. W. (William Wallace), 1856-1915
texts
eye 88,314
favorite 158
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Publisher's green and red illustrated cloth over boards; illustrated endpapers. Plate detached
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Topics: Adventure and adventurers, Wizards
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Topics: Design -- Study and teaching, Drawing -- Study and teaching
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Feb 25, 2019 Plotinus; Taylor, Thomas, 1758-1835
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Topic: Aesthetics
California Digital Library
Feb 15, 2019 Mason, Charles William, d. 1917
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Bibliography: p. 2
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Jan 27, 2019 Compton-Burnett, I. (Ivy), 1884-1969
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comment 1
( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Jan 24, 2019
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Jan 23, 2019 Comer, David J
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Thesis (M.S. in Electrical Engineering)--University of California, Berkeley
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Topic: University of California, Berkeley. Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences
California Digital Library
Jan 22, 2019 Carey, George W. (George Washington), 1845-1924; Perry, Inez Eudora, b. 1871
texts
eye 47,796
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American Religions Collection
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Topics: Word of God (Theology), Bible and astrology, California -- Imprints
California Digital Library
Jan 18, 2019 Hoffman, Horace Addison, b. 1855
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Topics: Greek language -- Grammar, English language -- Foreign words and phrases Greek
California Digital Library
Jan 11, 2019 Mulford, Prentice, 1834-1891
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( 1 reviews )
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Jan 10, 2019 Martin, Eva M
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Topics: Mulford, Prentice, 1834-1891, New Thought
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Topic: Mineralogy
California Digital Library
Jan 4, 2019 Fergusson, Robert Menzies, 1859-
texts
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comment 1
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Topic: Orkney (Scotland) -- Description and travel
California Digital Library
Dec 29, 2018 Wilson, Robert Dick, 1856-1930
texts
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comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Syriac language, Syriac language -- Composition and exercises
California Digital Library
Dec 25, 2018 Olympia (Cruiser)
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Dec 19, 2018 Gerard, Alexander, 1728-1795
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Topic: Genius
California Digital Library
Dec 18, 2018 Aulnoy, Madame d' (Marie-Catherine), 1650 or 51-1705; Perrault, Charles, 1628-1703
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[v. 1] Prince Desire and Princess Mignonetta -- The beneficent frog / Madame d'Aulnoy -- Blanch and Vermilion -- Toads and diamonds / Charles Perrault -- Graciosa and Percinet / Madame d'Aulnoy -- The Princess Maia / Madame d'Aulnoy -- [v. 2] The white cat -- The master cat, or, Puss in Boots -- Babiola -- Prince Cherry -- [v. 3] Princess Rosetta / Madame d'Aulnoy -- Little Red Riding-Hood / Charles Perrault -- The sleeping beauty in the wood / Charles Perrault -- The fair one with the golden...
( 2 reviews )
California Digital Library
Dec 15, 2018 Twain, Mark, 1835-1910
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Special Collections copy 1 = Blue cloth over boards blocked in gold and black; upper board partially detached. Gift of Wilbur Jordan Smith. Printed and illustrated label, Paul Jordan Smith, on upper paste-down. 2 other printed labels on upper paste-down, indicating copy 1 is "second issue...with the frontispiece on verso of the half-title, and the first page of Contents printed on the verso of the leaf of Preface." Special Collections copy 2 = Blue cloth over boards blocked in gold...
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Topics: Adventure and adventurers, Mississippi River -- Juvenile literature, Missouri -- Juvenile literature
California Digital Library
Dec 10, 2018 Middleton, Richard, 1882-1911; Machen, Arthur, 1863-1947
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The ghost-ship -- A drama of youth -- The new boy -- On the Brighton Road -- A tragedy in little -- Shepherd's boy -- The passing of Edward -- The story of a book -- The bird in the garden -- Children of the moon -- The coffin merchant -- The soul of a policeman -- The conjurer -- The poet's allegory -- Who shall say? -- The biography of a superman -- Blue blood -- Fate and the artist -- The great man -- A wet day
( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
Nov 29, 2018 Maxwell, James Clerk, 1831-1879
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Topics: Electricity, Magnetism, Electricity, Magnetics
California Digital Library
Nov 16, 2018 Coupland, Herbert
texts
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comment 1
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Topic: Manbhum (India)
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Folklore -- England Devon, Devon (England) -- Description and travel, genealogy
California Digital Library
Oct 31, 2018 Bourne, Edward Gaylord, 1860-1908; Biedma, Luis Hernández de, 16th century; Fernández de Oviedo y Valdés, Gonzalo, 1478-1557; Ranjel, Rodrigo; Smith, Buckingham, 1810-1871
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favorite 2
comment 1
Vol. 1
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Soto, Hernando de, ca. 1500-1542
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Oct 31, 2018 Kaluschiner, J. L. (Joseph Leiser), 1893-1968
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comment 1
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Oct 29, 2018 Brinton, Daniel Garrison, 1837-1899
texts
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comment 1
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Topic: Nahuatl language -- Texts
California Digital Library
Oct 27, 2018 Gaboriau, Emile, 1832-1873
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Monsieur Lecoq -- The honor of the name -- The Lerouge affair -- File number 113 -- The little old man of Batignolles
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Oct 18, 2018 Knight, Austin Melvin, 1854-1927
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Topic: Seamanship
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Oct 18, 2018 Somerville, E. . (Edith none), 1858-1949; Ross, Martin, 1862-1915
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[Sadleir] 3132a: With variant binding from [Sadleir] 3132
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Topic: Connemara (Ireland)
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Oct 17, 2018 Grant, Robert, 1852-1940
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Topic: Books -- Conservation and restoration
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Oct 2, 2018 Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946; Padgette, Paul; Rosenshine, Annette, 1880-1971
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comment 1
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Sep 29, 2018 Hardy, G. H. (Godfrey Harold), 1877-1947
texts
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Topics: Calculus, Functions
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Topic: Airplanes -- Motors
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Sep 21, 2018 Huxley, Thomas Henry, 1825-1895
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Science and culture.--Universities: actual and ideal.--Technical education.--Elementary instruction in physiology.--Joseph Priestly.--On the method of Zadig.--On the border territory between the animal and vegetable kingdoms.--On certain errors respecting the structure of the heart attributed to Aristotle.--On the hypothesis that animals are automata, and its history.--On sensation and the unity of structure of the sensiferous organs.--Evolution in biology.--The coming of age of "The...
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Science
California Digital Library
Sep 11, 2018 Ingalls, Carrie Crane
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Topics: Sewing, Dressmaking, Embroidery
California Digital Library
Sep 10, 2018 Agnesi, Maria Gaetana, 1718-1799; Colson, John, d. 1760; Hellins, John; Maseres, Francis, 1731-1824
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V.1 bk.1 The analysis of finite quantities.--v.2 bk.2 The analysis of quantities infinitely small.--Bk.3 Of the integral calculus.--Bk.4 The inverse method of tangents
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Topics: Mathematics, Calculus -- Early works to 1800
California Digital Library
Sep 9, 2018 Ponsonby, Maurice George Jesser, 1880-
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Topics: World War, 1914-1918, World War, 1914-1918 -- Religious aspects
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Aug 31, 2018 Stephen, George, Sir, 1794-1879
texts
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comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Commercial law -- Great Britain
California Digital Library
Aug 27, 2018 Lilley, A. E. V; Midgeley, W
texts
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comment 1
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Topic: Decoration and ornament -- Plant forms
California Digital Library
Aug 27, 2018 Forsyth de Fronsac, Frédéric Gregory
texts
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comment 1
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Topic: Forsyth de Fronsac family
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Aug 26, 2018 Adams, Samuel Hopkins, 1871-1958; Houghton Mifflin Company. pbl; Riverside Press. prt; Wolfe, George Ellis, ill
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comment 1
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Aug 22, 2018 Noguchi, Yoné, 1875-1947; Koizumi, Setsu, 1868-1932; Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904
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eye 845
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comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904
California Digital Library
Aug 22, 2018 Gould, George M. (George Milbry), 1848-1922; Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904; Stedman, Laura, 1881-1939
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Bibliography: p. 336-416
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Topic: Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904
California Digital Library
Aug 19, 2018
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comment 1
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California Digital Library
Aug 7, 2018 Goodrum, Margaret; Macbeth, Ann
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comment 1
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Topics: Needlework, Sewing -- Instruction
California Digital Library
Aug 7, 2018 Smith, William, 1550?-1618; Wheatley, Henry Benjamin, 1838-1917; Ashbee, Edmund W. (Edmund William)
texts
eye 1,628
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Added col. t.p. with heraldic border
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Topic: Heraldry
California Digital Library
Aug 6, 2018 Platnauer, Maurice
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Bibliography: p. 214-218
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Topics: Severus, Lucius Septimius, Emperor of Rome, 146-211, Rome -- History Lucius Septimius Severus,...
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Aug 3, 2018 Madras (India : State)
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Each number has special title in English and Dutch; text in Dutch
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Topic: Dutch
California Digital Library
Jul 27, 2018 Coyer, abbé (Gabriel François), 1707-1782
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( 1 reviews )
Topic: Commerce
California Digital Library
Jul 25, 2018 Bjornstad, A. W. (Alfred William), 1874-1934; Army Service Schools (U.S.)
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comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Germany. Heer
California Digital Library
Jul 21, 2018 Weinstock, Harris, 1854-1922
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comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Jews, Christianity and other religions -- Judaism
California Digital Library
Jul 20, 2018 Pinto, Isaac de, 1715-1787
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: Finance, Public, Debts, Public, Credit, Commerce
California Digital Library
Jul 17, 2018 McKinnel, Norman, 1870-1932
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comment 1
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Jul 3, 2018 Heitman, Francis B. (Francis Bernard), 1838-1926
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comment 1
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Topics: United States. Army, United States -- History Revolution, 1775-1783 Registers
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Jun 30, 2018 Delibes, Léo, 1836-1891; Saint-Léon, Arthur, 1821-1870; Nuitter, Charles, 1828-1899; Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822
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comment 1
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Topic: Ballets
California Digital Library
Jun 28, 2018 Underwood, Edna Worthley, 1873-1961
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One of Napoleon's loves.--The painter of dead women.--The mirror of La Granja.--Liszt's Concerto pathétique.--Sister Seraphine.--The sacred relics of Saint Euthymius.--The Opal isles.--The house of gauze.--The king
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California Digital Library
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Topic: English language -- Synonyms and antonyms
California Digital Library
Jun 24, 2018 Hasbach, Wilhelm, 1849-1920
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eye 570
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comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Smith, Adam, 1723-1790, Economics
California Digital Library
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Topic: Islam -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
California Digital Library
Jun 17, 2018 Clarke, Adam, 1760?-1832; Curry, Daniel, 1809-1887
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v. I. The Gospels and Acts.--v. II. The Epistles and Revelation
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Topic: Bible
California Digital Library
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"Literature on the oasis of Kharga": p. 234-236
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Topics: Water-supply -- Egypt Wahat al-Kharijah, Wahat al-Kharijah (Egypt : District)
California Digital Library
Jun 12, 2018 Cape of Good Hope (South Africa). Archives; Leibbrandt, H. C. V., ed; Riebeeck, Jan van, 1619-1677
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[v. 1] Journal, 1699-1732.--[v. 2] Letters received, 1695-1708.--[v. 3] Letters despatched, 1696-1708.--[v. 4] The defence of Willem Adriaan van der Stel.--[v. 5-7] Riebeeck's journal, &c., pt. 1-3, Dec. 1651-May 1662.--[v. 10] Resolutiën van den commandeur en raden van het fort de Goede Hoop, 1652-1662.--[v. 11-13] Letters despatched from the cape, 1652-1662. vol. I-III.--[v. 14] Journal, 1662-1670.--[v. 15] Journal, 1671-1674 & 1676
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Topics: Stel, Willem Adriaan van der, 1664-1723, Archives
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Jun 12, 2018 Grisar, Hartmann, 1845-1932; Lamond, E M; Dessoulavy, C. L. (Charles Louis)
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Bibliography: v. 1, p. xv-xxv
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Topic: Luther, Martin, 1483-1546
California Digital Library
Jun 8, 2018
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Watermarks: "1804" on leaf [8], "TM" on leaf [15]
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Topic: Children's poetry
California Digital Library
Jun 8, 2018
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Publisher's yellow wrappers, printed in red and blue; publisher's advertisement on lower wrapper
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Topic: Chickens
California Digital Library
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( 1 reviews )
California Digital Library
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Topic: Sanskrit language
California Digital Library
May 8, 2018 Savage, James, 1784-1873; Making of America Project; Farmer, John, 1789-1838; Dexter, O. P. (Orrando Perry), 1854-1903
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eye 8,386
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Vol. 2
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Topics: New England -- Genealogy, United States -- Genealogy
California Digital Library
May 8, 2018 Savage, James, 1784-1873; Making of America Project; Farmer, John, 1789-1838; Dexter, O. P. (Orrando Perry), 1854-1903
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Vol. 1
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Topics: New England -- Genealogy, United States -- Genealogy
California Digital Library
Apr 27, 2018 Brewer, Ebenezer Cobham, 1810-1897
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"Chief authorities cited": p. [xxiv]-xxv
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Miracles -- Dictionaries